Empathy is The Key to
Creating a Compelling Brand

Now more than ever, we are bombarded by messages: an overflowing inbox, texts, Facebook ads, blog posts, podcasts and more. There is a never-ending assault on our attention and more content available then we could ever consume in a hundred lifetimes. Consumers are tuning out and are more jaded by brands touting their wares than ever before. So how do you stand out? How do you ensure that the people who are meant to work with and buy from you will find you? Read More

You Can’t “Both Sides” Your Brand:
What Gap Got Wrong

While millions of votes were still being counted after a contentious election day, and there was still uncertainty about the outcome of the presidential race, The Gap tweeted an image of a half-red, half-blue hoodie bearing the brand’s logo, with the caption, “The one thing we know, is that together, we can move forward.” Here’s where the Gap went wrong, and the lesson for other brands. Read More

5 Things Brands Must Do Now to Thrive
in the Midst of Uncertainty

We are at a crossroads in our history and many of us find ourselves in limbo. Some of us are clinging to the past we knew, hoping that things will return to “normal,” while others still hold their breath, not quite ready to step into the unknown. If you are a business owner, you may be asking yourself, “How do I navigate these rough seas? What course corrections do I need to make?” Here are five things you can do right now to not only stabilize your business and brand but ultimately thrive in the long term. Read More

How to Maintain a Strong Brand
in the Midst of Uncertainty

We are currently living through one of the most vulnerable and uncertain times in our history. None of us have experienced what is happening now in our lifetime. We are in this storm together, but we are on different ships, experiencing all different kinds of turbulence. If you are a business owner, you may be asking yourself, “how do I navigate these rough seas? How do I stay afloat?” Here are five steps to maintaining – and even growing – your brand in the midst of uncertainty… Read More